So, Caps fans, who will you root for tonight? The Rangers? The Senators? The Panthers? The Devils?
It all depends on who you want to face in the first round.
Trying to get a straight answer from Capitals coach Dale Hunter on player injuries is a little like reading tea leaves.
Everything you need to know as the Capitals close out their 2011-12 season tonight in Madison Square Garden against the Rangers (6:30 p.m. TV-NBCSN, Post-Game Live Comcast Sportsnet):
From Comcast SportsNet
NHL officials are hoping that by pushing back todays start time for the Winter Classic from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.